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Zeppole

Zeppole Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian Two Zeppole recipes included below * The word does something to me. I have such wonderful memories of Zeppole.    Both grandmothers would make them for special occasions.  OMG, they are addictive.  You only need a few ingredients to make a beautiful batch. Flour, baking powder, salt, ricotta […]

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Zeppole – Laura Vitale recipe

Zeppole  Laura Vitale recipe * Zeppole are my favorite traditional Italian pastry. I guess you would call it a pastry but all I know is a hot Zeppola with powdered sugar on top and a coffee…. WOW. My grandmother used to make these whenever we asked for them. Simple, especially when they are just randomly […]

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The Ricotta Cookie – Frank’s Thought & Written Recipe

The Ricotta Cookie Frank’s Thought on Growin’ Up Italian & Written Recipe     The Ricotta Cookie.     When I was a kid, for that matter as long as I can recall I have had a love affair with the Ricotta cookie. My Grandmother Madalena was from Calabria and she made these cookies all […]

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Scrumptious Sicilian Pastry – GENOVESI di ERICE

Scrumptious Sicilian Pastry GENOVESI di ERICE Custard Filled Written Recipe Below   **** Scrumptious Sicilian Pastry – GENOVESI di ERICE  also known as Genoesi Ericine are crispy to the bite and yet soft on the inside, usually stuffed with either Custard, Ricotta or Nutella. They were origianlly created by Maria Grammatico of La Pasticceria di […]

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Chocolate Almond Biscotti

Chocolate Almond Biscotti By Clara’s Kitchen ***** Clara Cannucciari aka “Everybody’s Favorite YouTube Grandmother,” shares her Wisdom, Memories and her special Chocolate Almond Biscotti recipe! Chocolate Almond Biscotti – Clara’s Kitchen  Born on August 18, 1915 In Chicago, Illinois, She passed away peacefully on on November 29, 2013. Clara is dearly missed by her family […]

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Fiori Fritti di Zucchini – Fried Zucchini Flowers

Fiori Fritti di Zucchini Fried Zucchini Flowers Fiori Fritti di Zucchini Photo by Rispoli49 The zucchini flower resembles a tiger lily and is the most prized possession in one’s garden. I cannot grow enough of the flowers. Every 4th of July my brother-in-law brings me his flowers from his garden and I fry up a […]

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Zeppole – Italian Grandma recipe

Zeppole  Italian Gandma recipe in Adorable Broken English * Zeppole are my favorite traditional Italian pastry. I guess you would call it a pastry but all I know is a hot Zeppola with powdered sugar on top and a coffee…. WOW. My grandmother used to make these whenever we asked for them. Simple, especially when […]

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